In response to the diabetes epidemic among American Indians and Alaska Natives, Congress established the Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI) grant program.
Oklahoma City Indian Clinic SDPI programs include:
- Get SET (Screening Education Treatment)
- BRAID (Being Responsible American Indians with Diabetes)
- STAR (Steps to Achieve Results)
- SHINE (Strengthening Homelife Through Improving Nutrition and Exercise)
- STAR Cooking Class
View Dr. Kalyanaraman’s Evening BRAID’s diabetes presentation here: